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in norfolk police are investigating two separate shootings that happened last night . officers were first called to the intersection of pollard street and barre street --near church street around 7-45 last night. when they got there -- officers found a 16-year old in the road -- shot. the teen was taken to the hospital and is expected to recover. and around 10- last night officers were called to a separate shooting on lead street. that )s just a few blocks away from norfolk state university. police say the person who was shot was taken to the hospital and should be okay. police say this is unrelated to the shooting on pollard street. no word yet on a suspect in either shooting. a weekend of gun violence across hampton roads left several people shot and one person dead. newschannel threes stefania okolie joins us live in the
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we know a eight people total were taken to the hospital some still fighting for their lives --nearly every city in hampton roads responding to a shooting between friday and sunday-- most of the cases in which the shooter is still on the lose. curtis rodarmel/neighb or i walked up and it was the guy leaning over in the seat, just really blood. it scared the crap out of me. curtis rodarmel describes the terrifying moments when he found a 38 year old man shot inside of car. was trying to get his attention and see if he was alive. ) 517080 police say that man was robert knight the third. he was sitting in the drivers seat of a mini-van on kingston avenue in oceanview - and according to police- was shot several times. he was taken to the hospital where he died. this deadly shooting -- all a part of a string of gun violence across hampton roads this weekend. in newport news-- two teens were shot after a fight broke out during a party early saturday morning on hamilton drive. police say a 17- year-old boy and an 18-year old woman were both hit and taken to the hospital. the gun violence continued saturday afternoon --but in hampton where police say a man was shot along nickerson boulevard. he
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was taken to the hospital with serious injuries. an early morning shooting sunday at the virginia beach ocean front also left one man seriously hurt. police say he was shot near 17th and atlantic avenue. police say they found the suspected shooter nearby and arrested him. later in the afternoon portsmouth police worked a shooting in their city on deep creek boulevard and columbus avenue. one man was taken to the hospital. 11;09 scared for your lives and the children that live next door to them feeling a lot like spring over the next several days....if you ve been waiting for a significant warm up, then get ready! we re tracking highs in the 70s this week, all courtesy of high pressure offshore. southerly
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into the lower 60s on monday. we )ll see mostly sunny skies. a few high clouds will build in by late afternoon into the evening, dry day. the clouds may stick around into early tuesday morning. otherwise, expect mostly sunny skies with highs in the low and mid 70s. high will soar into the mid and upper 70s on wednesday and thursday. then, by next weekend, a few showers return to the forecast. highs will cool back into the
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the washington will move into the james river this month before being delivered to the navy at the end of the year. coming up americans are paying their respects this morning to nancy reagan who passed away at 94-years old. attorneys for army sergeant bowe bergdahl are now asking to meet with g- o-p frontrunner donald trump face to face on issues involving bergdahl s court
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feeling a lot like spring over
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the next several days....if you ve been waiting for a significant warm up, then get ready! we re tracking highs in the 70s this week, all courtesy of high pressure offshore. southerly breezes will boost our highs into the lower 60s on monday. we )ll see mostly sunny skies. a few high clouds will build in by late afternoon into the evening, but overall, we re expecting a dry day. the clouds may stick around into early tuesday morning. otherwise, expect mostly sunny skies with highs in the low and mid 70s. high will soar into the mid and upper 70s on wednesday and thursday. then, by next weekend, a few showers return to the forecast. highs will cool back into the 60s. now here )s kristen crowley with
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now here )s kristen crowley with
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former first lady nancy reagan has passed away at her home in los angeles. the 94- year-old died of congestive heart
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failure. this is video taken in newport news in 2001 -- as she christened the u-s-s ronald reagan. during her eight years in the white house, nancy reagan was known as the "just say no" spokeswoman of anti-drug campaigns. and she was a fierce protector of her husband both personally and politically. she will be buried next to him at the ronald reagan presidential library in california. former president jimmy carter has announced he no longer needs to be treated for cancer. carter says he will continue to undergo scans. he was declared "cancer- free" in december-- but continued with his treatments. carter had an aggressive form of melanoma that had spread to his liver and brain. jimmy carter is 91 years old. the democratic candidates for president went head to head during a c-n-n debate last night in flint michigan. hillary clinton and vermont senator bernie sanders debated their differences in economic policy. earlier sanders snagged his eighth presidential contest win in maine.
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on the republican side --florida senator marco rubio won all 23-delegates in puerto rico. hillary clinton and bernie sanders are set to face off again tonight at fox news town hall in detroit. lawyers for bowe bergdahl, the army sergeant who walked away from his post in afghanistan, are asking for a face-to-face meeting with donald trump. trump has repeatedly brought up bergdahl during his campaign, often calling him - quote - "a no good traitor who should have been executed". bergdahl )s lawyers say trump has also given incorrect information about rescue efforts for blaming him for other service- members ) deaths. they say trump )s comments raise questions as to whether bergdahl can now get a fair trial - and they want to question the presidential candidate to see if they should depose him or possibly call him as a witness. a union pension fund is pledging 25-million dollars in loans to help solve the water crisis in flint michigan. flint mayor karen weaver--says the union labor life
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low-cost loans for replacing lead water pipes. those loans would boost the mayor s 55- millon-dollar "fast-p&start" program. its goal is to replace all residential lead pipes in flint-- starting with families that are most at risk. lead leaked into the drinking water after the city switched its water source about
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feeling a lot like spring over the next several days....if you ve been waiting for a significant tracking highs in the 70s this week,
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all courtesy of high pressure offshore. southerly breezes will boost our highs into the lower 60s on monday. we )ll see mostly sunny skies. a few high clouds will build in by late afternoon into the evening, but overall, we re expecting a dry day. the clouds may stick around into early tuesday morning. otherwise, expect mostly sunny skies with highs in the low and mid 70s. high will soar into the mid and upper 70s on wednesday and thursday. then, by next weekend, a few showers return to the forecast.
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newschannel 3 is honoring our american heroes. this morning we re honoring lieutenant karima ayesh on board the u-s-s kearsarge. this is a picture of her in a dental cleaning on a patient on the ship. the kearsarge left hampton roads back in october as part of a regularly scheduled deployment. we want to recognize your american hero, but we need your help. send us a their picture and make sure you let us know their name, rank, and a little about what makes them your american hero. email it all to pics-at-w-t-k-r-
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a violent weekend across hampton roads---eight people shot in five different cities. people are standing being two virginia firefighters--sus pended for taking a baby to the hospital in their fire truck. new this morning: north korea is yet again threatening nuclear strikes on the united states and south korea. this comes in reaction to the start of huge u-s south korean military drills. the drills will run from now through april. north korea says these drills are invasion rehearsals.
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the always poor relations between north korea and its rivals worsened in january, following long- range rocket launch. it has been almost two years since 239 people lost their lives on aboard malaysia airlines flight-370. relatives of those on the boeing triple seven that disappeared on its way to from kuala lumpur, malaysia gathered together yesterday. since the plane went missing families have gotten few answers and continue to ask for the search to continue. last week a piece of wreckage from a boeing 777 -- likely from m-h- 370 -- was found washed ashore on the coast of mozambique. the deadline for families to sue the airline is tomorrow. the u-s coast guard has suspended its search for a texas man who fell from a cruise ship off the florida coast. officials say 46-year old david mossman fell from the 10- th deck of royal caribbeans navigator of the seas ship late friday night.
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in a statement made last night the coast guard announced it had suspended the search. the coast guard says the decision to suspend a search is never easy, but they put forth their best efforts. a scuba diver says he was sucked into a massive intake pipe from a nuclear power plant. christopher la cun says it happened while he was diving with a friend near port saint lucie in florida. he said the pipe suddenly pulled him in and he kept tumbling through it for five minutes. the pipe sucks about half-a-million gallons of water a minute to cool nuclear reactors. la cun says the pipe eventually spit him out into a pond at the nuclear plant. he )s now suing the power company because he says the pipe was not properly marked. two virginia firefighter have been suspended for driving a sick toddler to the hospital in their fire truck. captain james kelley and sergeant virgil bloom of the falmouth volunteer fire department in fredericksburg responded to a seizure call of a toddler at a mcdonald s . they say the nearest ambulance was 10 to 15 minutes
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away, and instead drove the young girl to the hospital in their fire truck. but their fire truck is technically a "non-transport unit and doesn )t have the proper medic units have. because of that suspended. outcue: ".. " duration:0:12 " ...i exited the firetruck, the that point she was completely limp and flacid. turned around and told my driver, without any hesitation i said turn around we re going to " the toddler s father says he supports the firefighters decision. we )re told the 18 month old is doing well. a facebook page has now been started in support of the firefighters. feeling a lot like spring over the next several days....if you ve been waiting for a significant warm up, then get ready! we re tracking highs in the 70s this week, all courtesy of high pressure
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offshore. southerly breezes will boost our highs into the lower 60s on monday. we )ll see mostly sunny skies. a few high clouds will build in by late afternoon into the evening, but overall, we re expecting a dry day. the clouds may stick around into early tuesday morning. otherwise, expect mostly sunny skies with highs in the low and mid 70s. high will soar into the mid and upper 70s on wednesday and thursday. then, by next weekend, a few showers return to the forecast. highs will cool back into the
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here )s kristen crowley with
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a weekend of gun violence across hampton roads left several people shot and one person dead. newschannel threes stefania okolie joins us live in norfolk this morning with the details. we know a eight people total were taken to the hospital some still fighting for their lives --nearly every city in hampton roads responding to a shooting between friday and sunday-- most of the cases in which the
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curtis rodarmel/neighb or i walked up and it was the guy leaning over in the seat, just really blood. it scared the crap out of me. curtis rodarmel describes the terrifying moments when he found a 38 year old man shot inside of a car. i was trying to get his attention and see if he was alive. ) 517080 police say that n was robert knight the third. was sitting in e drivers seat of a mini-van on kingston avenue in oceanview - and according to police- was shot several times. he was taken to the hospital where he died. this deadly shooting -- all a part of a string of gun violence across hampton roads this weekend. in newport news-- two teens were shot after a fight broke out during a party early saturday morning on hamilton drive. police say a 17- year-old boy and an 18-year old woman were both hit and taken to the hospital. the gun violence continued saturday afternoon --but in hampton where police say a man was shot along nickerson boulevard. he was taken to the hospital with serious injuries. an early morning shooting sunday at the virginia beach ocean front also left one man seriously hurt. police say he was shot near 17th and atlantic avenue. police say they found the suspected
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shooter nearby and arrested him. later in the afternoon portsmouth police worked a shooting in their city on deep creek boulevard and columbus avenue. one man was taken to the hospital. 11;09 scared for your lives and the children that live next door to them it )s official -- peyton manning-p&is retiring from the n-f-l -- -pand he )s going out a champion. the denver broncos ) twitter account congratulated manning for his -- quote -- "magnificent 18- year nfl career." -- end quote. officials say manning notified the team -- but no
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the five-time m- v-p is one of only two quarterbacks to beat every team in the nfl. brett favre is the other. manning is retiring with several n-f-l records under his belt, including most career touchdown passes. he )s the only quarterback to win super bowls with two teams. the countdown is on. we )re hours away from a scheduled rocket launch at nasa )s wallops flight facility on the eastern shore. this is video from a launch that took place there earlier this month. the plan is to launch a rocket carrying three new technologies into suborbital space. the launch window is between seven and ten this morning. backup launch days are tuesday through saturday. a hampton roads airport has been rated the number one safest airport across the country for small hub airports. newschannel threes makenzie walter is live with more on the
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feeling a lot like spring over the next several days....if you ve warm up, then get ready! we re tracking highs in the 70s this pressure offshore. highs into the lower 60s on we )ll see mostly sunny skies. a few high clouds will build in by late afternoon into the evening, but overall, we re expecting a dry day. the clouds may stick around into early tuesday morning. otherwise, expect mostly sunny skies with highs in the low and mid 70s. high will soar into the mid and upper 70s on wednesday and thursday. then, by next weekend, a few showers return to the forecast. highs will cool back into the 60s.
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the norfolk international airport is being recognized for excellence in training. and that )s something you always want to hear - that the airport youre flying out of is safe. news channel 3s makenzie walter is live at norfolk international airport with the details. you re worried about so many things when you get here - being early enough - getting through security - one thing you dont want to have to worry about is your safety and the safety of the airport.
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here at norfolk international theyve been rated the number one safest across the country for small hub airports which should make us as passnegers feel a little bit better about traveling. the award is given out by the american association of airport executives - and norfolk has won it for the past three years. charles lavene fire chief norfolk airport all these individuals have taken steps to improve their knowledge and education into their job performance i think that gives the passengers of this airport comfort in knowing that these folks are well trained and well educated and really take pride in their work the rating is based on a series of web videos that employees watch for even more extensive training. the fire fighters at norfolk international have watched the most of any department across the country. charles lavene fire chief norfolk airport its a supplemental training to our faa required training so its in addition to what were already doing but it just shows the professionalism.. . it gives my bosses the operations manager comfort in
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knowing that these guys are really taking their jobs seriously and they want to get better steve sterling - director of operations it also shows that theyre learning material more than just from our own references but we have access to a library out there with unlimited references the web videos range from emergency operations to customer service, so the entire airport can take part in the extra training. charles lavene fire chief norfolk airport everybody was on board with this program and thats why weve been so successful not just the fire department but the whole airport so this training is on their own time - the firefighters here respond to about 2 emergencies a day - usually first aid related and we know that in emergency situations you have to be prepared and well trained and our airport are taking extra time out to make sure they are ready for whatever may happen - easing our travel worries a
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feeling a lot like spring over the next several days....if you ve been waiting for a significant warm up, then get ready! we re tracking highs in the 70s this week, all courtesy of high pressure offshore. southerly breezes will boost our highs into the lower 60s on monday. we )ll see mostly sunny skies. a few high clouds will build in by late afternoon into the evening, but overall, we re expecting a dry day. around into early tuesday morning. otherwise,
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expect mostly sunny skies with highs in the low and mid 70s. high will soar into the mid and upper 70s on wednesday and thursday. then, by next weekend, a few showers return to the forecast. highs will cool back into the 60s.
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newschannel threes stefania okolie joins us live in norfolk this morning on more with seven shootings in five different cities. two brothers took a chance at luck---but only one won big. pennsylvania judge james stocklas was returning from a florida keys vacation and decided to buy lottery tickets at a convenience store. when he sat down for breakfast the next day he realized he had won 291-million dollars. his brother also played the lottery but only brought home a whopping 7 bucks. the winning brother bought everyone meal in the restaurant and said he s going back to florida
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a violent weekend across hampton roads-- eight people shot in five different cities. a woman is dead and a man is injured-- they were hit by a
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in norfolk police are investigating two last night . officers were first called to the intersection of pollard street and barre street --near church street around 7-45 last night. when they got there -- officers found a 16-year old in the road -- shot. the teen was taken to the hospital and is expected to recover. and around 10- last night officers were called to a separate shooting on lead street. that )s just a few blocks away from norfolk state university. police say the person who was shot was taken to the hospital and should be okay. police say this is unrelated to the shooting on pollard street. no word yet on a suspect in either shooting. a weekend of gun violence across hampton roads left several people shot and one person dead. newschannel threes stefania okolie joins us live in norfolk

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